The Office of Student Life has planned a variety of events to welcome students to the campus.
Boat Cruise on the Gateway Clipper
City sights, the warm breezy night, and music from a DJ are the highlights of this traditional orientation boat cruise on the three rivers of Pittsburgh. All first year students are welcome to attend.
Pancake Paalooza & Video Game Day
Stop by the Theater Lobby in the morning to get your fill at our build your own pancake stack bar then head to the cafe for a day full of video game competitions and excitement.
Pancake Paalooza & REC Sports Night Kick Off Event featuring Scratch Track
The Theater Lobby will be bustling once again with new students building stacks of pancakes with delicious toppings! That night, join us in the athletic center for our Rec Sports Night Kick Off Event featuring the band Scratch Track, a capture the flag competition, tailgate games, and a bon-fire!
Root Beer Blast & Balloon Artist
The Student Government Association wants you to treat yourself to a root beer float! Make your way to Café 780 to meet these students and get a piece of balloon art made especially for you by a professional!
Come to the courtyard and join in the fun games, such as corn hole, volleyball, ultimate Frisbee, flag football, and plenty of fun!
Back to School Bash & Club Rush
Enjoy the food at the Campus Picnic, listen to the DJ, try out the crazy fun inflatables and check out the different clubs and organizations you can be part of on campus!
- Student Services
- Orientation Information
- Adult Learners & Students in Transition
- New Student Orientation
- Immunization Reminder
- First Year Connection Newsletter
- The Top 10 Things First Year Students Need to Know
- First Year Summer Reading Program
- First Year Regional Boat Ride
- New Student Summer Checklist
- Welcoming Events
- What is a Pride?